Pattern & Chaos

Norwich Garden City

Norwich Garden City: Sir Thomas Browne and the Shapes of the World
Krzysztof Fijalkowski

A text on the relationship between pattern, mapping and conceptual space in the work of the 17th-century philosopher and polymath Sir Thomas Browne.

First published to accompany the exhibition project The Garden of Cyrus, Norwich 2009, http://www.gardenofcyrus.co.uk/

 

Image: illustration from Sir Thomas Browne, Urne Buriall, 1658